Houston Astros 9, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Regular Season Game 150
Played on Monday, September 24, 2001 (N) at Enron Field

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
HOU N    0  0  2    0  7  0    0  0  x  -   9 12  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       4   1   1   1       0   0       4   5
Polanco 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Drew rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Pujols 1b                     3   1   0   0       1   0      10   0
Edmonds cf                    3   1   1   2       1   1       2   0
Paquette lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Renteria ss                   3   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
  Bonilla ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Matheny c                     2   0   0   0       0   1       6   2
  Robinson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McDonald c                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Morris p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Timlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ortega ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Matthews p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alan Benes p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cairo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   6   3       3   6      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Renteria-Vina-Pujols, Matheny-Vina, Renteria-Vina-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Paquette (16,off Cruz).
HR: Vina (6,6th inning off Mlicki 0 on 0 out); Edmonds (27,6th inning off Mlicki
1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Renteria (15,2nd base off Mlicki/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   1       1   1       2   1
Vizcaino ss                   3   1   0   1       1   0       0   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       5   3
Berkman lf                    4   1   2   2       0   1       3   0
Alou rf                       3   1   1   2       1   1       2   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castilla 3b                   4   1   2   1       0   2       3   2
Hidalgo cf,rf                 4   1   3   1       0   0       2   0
Ausmus c                      3   2   2   0       1   0       7   0
Mlicki p                      2   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Cruz p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   9  12   8       4   7      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (32,off Morris); Alou (28,off Morris).
HR: Hidalgo (18,5th inning off Morris 0 on 0 out).
SH: Mlicki (4,off Morris).
GDP: Vizcaino (6,off Morris); Hidalgo (14,off Matthews).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morris L(20-8)                4.2   9   8   8   2   6   1  23
Timlin                        0.1   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Veres                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Matthews                      1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Alan Benes                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    12   9   9   4   7   1  37

BK: Timlin (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mlicki W(7-1)                 7     5   3   3   2   4   2  28
Cruz                          2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Totals                        9     6   3   3   3   6   2  36

WP: Mlicki (5).

Umpires: HP - Tim Welke, 1B - Jim Joyce, 2B - Gary Cederstrom, 3B - Marvin Hudson
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 36766


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Vina                2b        Biggio              2b
2. Polanco             3b        Vizcaino            ss
3. Drew                rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Pujols              1b        Berkman             lf
5. Edmonds             cf        Alou                rf
6. Paquette            lf        Castilla            3b
7. Renteria            ss        Hidalgo             cf
8. Matheny             c         Ausmus              c
9. Morris              p         Mlicki              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Vina popped to third in foul territory; Polanco
flied to right; Drew walked; Mlicki threw a wild pitch [Drew to
second]; Pujols flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Vizcaino grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Biggio out at second]; Bagwell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Edmonds grounded out (first to pitcher); Paquette
popped to second; Renteria lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman singled to right; Alou struck out; Castilla
struck out [Berkman out at second (catcher to second)]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Matheny grounded out (third to first); Morris
singled to right; Vina popped to third; Polanco forced Morris
(second unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Hidalgo singled to right; Ausmus singled to right
[Hidalgo to second]; Mlicki forced Hidalgo (pitcher to third)
[Ausmus to second]; Biggio doubled to right [Ausmus scored,
Mlicki to third]; Vizcaino grounded out (second to first)
[Mlicki scored, Biggio to third]; Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Drew flied to left; Pujols flied to center;
Edmonds was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman struck out; Alou grounded out (third to
first); Castilla struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Paquette popped to catcher in foul territory;
Renteria singled to left; Renteria stole second; Matheny struck
out; Morris struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo homered; Ausmus singled to left; Mlicki out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Ausmus to second];
Biggio singled [Ausmus stayed at second]; Vizcaino walked
[Ausmus to third, Biggio to second]; Bagwell struck out; Berkman
singled to right [Ausmus scored, Biggio scored, Vizcaino to
third, Berkman to second (on throw)]; Alou doubled to left
[Vizcaino scored, Berkman scored]; TIMLIN REPLACED MORRIS
(PITCHING); Castilla singled to left [Alou scored]; Hidalgo
singled [Castilla to third]; Timlin balked [Castilla scored,
Hidalgo to second]; Ausmus walked; Mlicki grounded out (third to
first); 7 R, 7 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 6TH: Vina homered; Polanco grounded out (shortstop to
first); Drew grounded out (first unassisted); Pujols walked;
Edmonds homered [Pujols scored]; Paquette grounded out (third to
first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 9.

ASTROS 6TH: VERES REPLACED TIMLIN (PITCHING); Biggio struck out
(catcher to first); Vizcaino grounded out (second to first);
Bagwell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 7TH: Renteria struck out; ROBINSON BATTED FOR MATHENY;
Robinson grounded out (second to first); ORTEGA BATTED FOR
VERES; Ortega singled; Vina grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: MCDONALD REPLACED ROBINSON (PLAYING C ); MATTHEWS
REPLACED ORTEGA (PITCHING); Berkman flied to right; Alou walked;
Castilla singled to left [Alou to second]; Hidalgo grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Castilla out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 8TH: CRUZ REPLACED MLICKI (PITCHING); Polanco flied to
right in foul territory; Drew grounded out (first to pitcher);
Pujols flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros
9.

ASTROS 8TH: ALAN BENES REPLACED MATTHEWS (PITCHING); Ausmus
grounded out (third to first); Cruz flied to center; Biggio
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 9TH: HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BARKER
REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING CF); Edmonds walked; Paquette doubled to
left [Edmonds to third]; BONILLA BATTED FOR RENTERIA; Bonilla
struck out; McDonald struck out; CAIRO BATTED FOR ALAN BENES;
Cairo flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros
9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        3   6   0    6
 Astros           9  12   0    4


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